store information

located on the second floor of the curris center, the university store carries textbooks, a complete line of murray state clothing, classroom supplies, greek items, and more.

keep it on campus

what you spend at the university store, stays at the university. as part of campus auxiliary services, every dollar spent at the university store stays within the university to enhance and provide additional services for students. money earned at the store contributes to student scholarships, student employment opportunities, university clubs and organizations and more.

book buyback

our end of semester textbook buyback has been moved online.

click here for a quick online buyback tutorial.

step 1: complete your online buyback transaction here.

step 2: ship your books to the university store, or schedule a curbside dropoff here.


the university store is located on the second floor of the curris center.   

the univeristy store will be reopening to the public on monday, august 3.  face masks will be required for entry.

hours will be as follows:

  • monday, august 3 - friday, august 7: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • monday, august 10 - friday, august 14: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
semester monday - friday saturday  sunday
spring/fall hours 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. closed
winter break (begins 11/30) 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. closed closed
summer hours 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. closed closed


visitor parking is available in the curris center lot on chestnut street. visitor permits are free and available online at or by calling the parking office at 270.809.4812 or via email at

textbook information

book information is as up-to-date as possible based on information provided to us by faculty and price quotes from publishers. the book list is subject to change at any time and at the discretion of the faculty. while we strive to provide the most accurate price information available, all prices are subject to change at any time based on actual publishers' invoice pricing. please allow 24 hours for processing. 

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prepackage books

save time, save money, and pay later.  you will receive first priority on used textbooks, alleviate the headaches from having to determine what books you need for what classes, you will receive 100% returns privileges through the first week of classes per the returns policy included in your box. Extended campus & online students will receive free shipping. 

what is prepackage?

you fill out a form, we do all the work. over the break, the university store will access your schedule and have every book you need waiting for you before classes begin.  students who prepackage can pick up books at the university store during the first week of classes.

what are my prepackage options? 

with prepackage, you have ultimate flexibility! 

  • charge to your student account or
  • use your scholarship funds;
  • decide on rental (if available),
  • e-books (if available)
  • used or new textbooks;
  • indicate books you already have or do not wish to order;
  • add on items like calculators or planners! 

questions? call 270.809.4388 or email

sell your books

we buy back everyday

can't make it to the university store during finals week?  we buy back every day! check the value of your textbooks and visit the store with any textbooks you would like to sell.  if you're mailing your books, please include your name, address, phone number & M-number.

university store
murray state university
201 curris center
murray, ky 42071

get a quote estimating what you could earn from unneeded textbooks.

graduation orders

the university store is the one-stop-shop for all your graduation needs.

visit our online store to browse and purchase diploma frames,  graduation regalia,  graduation announcements, and alumni merchandise.


university store
201 curris center
murray, ky 42071